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Ali Spittel

Lead Web Development Instructor, General Assembly

Washington, D.C.

Ali is lead Web Development Immersive instructor for the Enterprise program at General Assembly. Before that, she was a software engineer working on data science web apps. She loves Python, JavaScript, and talking about code. She is most interested in the intersection of code, art, and social justice.

When Ali’s not working, you can find her watching New England sports, competing on CodeWars, taking runs around Capitol Hill, rock climbing, or participating in DC coding community events.

Ali’s current personal project is a blog called “The Zen of Programming” where she learns talks about code and her life surrounding it.
Ali graduated from Hamilton College with a BA in government in 2016 after completing research in how to effectively teach computer science to 7-12th graders. In her free time, Ali volunteers for various computer science education groups in DC.

Upcoming:

Talk Like A Programmer

Talk Like A Programmer

Students will learn basic tech terminology so that they no longer feel at a disadvantage when speaking with developers.

22
Tue, 22 January 6:30 - 8:30pm EST
Code in One Day: HTML & CSS Crash Course

Code in One Day: HTML & CSS Crash Course

Get into front-end web development quickly and easily. Dive head first into HTML & CSS, skill up with live coding exercises, and build a basic web page from scratch.

2
Sat, 2 February 10:00 - 5:00pm EST
Talk Like A Programmer

Talk Like A Programmer

Students will learn basic tech terminology so that they no longer feel at a disadvantage when speaking with developers.

12
Tue, 12 March 6:30 - 8:30pm EDT

Previously (17):

Intro to Coding: HTML & CSS

Intro to Coding: HTML & CSS

In this hands-on introductory workshop, we’ll learn about the web development community and how the web works.

5 Times

Code in One Day: HTML & CSS Crash Course

Code in One Day: HTML & CSS Crash Course

Get into front-end web development quickly and easily. Dive head first into HTML & CSS, skill up with live coding exercises, and build a basic web page from scratch.

3 Times

Web Development Immersive

Web Development Immersive

12-weeks. All day, every day. Learn the skills to become an entry-level web developer and the resources to get a job in this intensive program.

3 Times

Talk Like A Programmer

Talk Like A Programmer

Students will learn basic tech terminology so that they no longer feel at a disadvantage when speaking with developers.

2 Times

Women in Tech Breakfast

Women in Tech Breakfast

Join us for this interactive dialogue about how women are succeeding in tech and fostering the next generation of leaders.

The Road to Code

The Road to Code

Navigate today’s coding landscape with help from local programming pros.

React Hack Night: Build your first app

React Hack Night: Build your first app

Learn the fundamentals of React by building your own React project!

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